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Armin Strom Minute Repeater Resonance

Earlier this summer, independent watch brand Armin Strom unveiled its second Masterpiece watch: the Resonance Minute Repeater. We covered that watch thoroughly here and here (where we discuss why the watch didn’t make it to the GPHG jury). The watch warrants so much because it is a world’s first and worthy of the coverage.  Recently, though,…

Behind The Scenes At The Second Annual Movado Group Summit In Davos

Movado Group Summit Davos 2019

Recently, at the second annual Movado Group Summit in Davos, Switzerland, a host of news, products, ventures and other exciting forays were not only unveiled, but also discussed in detail in a way that was lively, energetic and productive. While this was the second world Movado Group Summit to be held, it was the first…

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Storage Wars: The Best USB Keys Of Baselworld 2019, And The Fate Of Storage Units

Storage Wars: The Best USB Keys of Baselworld 2019

Well, it has been a tradition here at ATimelyPerspective that after every show, we take a break from all the product news, all the show reviews and all of the interviews to do something fun and different: showcase the way watch brands offer their vital information to journalists. Year after year, we write about the…

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I’m Back With The Truth: The Good, Bad And Ugly Of Baselworld 2019

Baselworld 2019

Last Wednesday I finally returned from my 10-day Swiss junket that included a three-day stop in Davos with Movado (that’s an upcoming story in itself) followed by six days in Baselworld.  Here, I bring you an insider’s view of what Baselworld really went through this year  — the good, the bad and the ugly. And, believe…

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Baume Watches Partners With French Ski Brand ZAG For Limited Edition Sustainably Made Watch

Baume Watches Limited Edition Automatic ZAG watch.

  Recently, Baume Watches — the watch brand launched by the Richemont Group  last spring that is founded on the principles of sustainability –partnered with French ski brand Zag to create a limited-edition watch that retails for approximately  $1,350. It is the second limited-edition watch by the brand; the first was a series launched with skater…

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Armin Strom Dual Time Resonance Watch Wins Red Dot Award

Armin Strom Dual Time Resonance Watch Wins Red Dot Award.

The prestigious Red Dot Design Award 2019 for excellence in product design has been bestowed on Armin Strom watch brand — for the third time. The brand’s Dual Time Resonance watch wind the  international design award in the “Watches” category. We wrote extensively about this watch when it was unveiled late last year, and then again…

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WatchTime Los Angeles Event Launches In May, Don’t Miss It

Announcing WatchTime LA

For the last four years, collectors and enthusiasts from around the world have flocked to WatchTime New York event in Manhattan. Now Los Angeles watch lovers have cause to rejoice, because this year, WatchTime Events are going bi-coastal with the launch of the first-ever WatchTime Los Angeles show. The Los Angeles edition of WatchTime Los…

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Baselworld 2019 Hands On: TAG Heuer Autavia Watch

TAG Heuer Autavia re-invented at Baselworld 2019

At Baselworld last week, TAG Heuer had a number of important introductions. One of them was among my favorites: the re-issue of one of its finest watches: Autavia Chronograph Chronometer.  I wrote about the watch for the Baselworld Daily Newspaper, but here we take a closer look at it and add some hands-on photos. It was…

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Baselworld 2019: Patek Philippe Unveils New White Gold Chronograph Ref. 5172G

Patek Philippe, Ref. 5172G Chronograph as seen at Baselworld 2019

One of the first watches released by Patek Philippe at the show this year is the new white-gold-cased version of the Chronograph Ref. 5172G. This new version features a striking blue dial. It is an evolution of the first chronograph with a movement entirely developed and manufactured by Patek Philippe, Ref. 5170, that appeared in 2010.…

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Baselworld 2019: Hublot And Tattoo Artist Maxime Buchi Unveil Big Bang Sang Bleu II

Hublot Sang Bleu II watch

With Baselworld officially starting tomorrow, Hublot reveals the Big Bang Sang Bleu II  created in collaboration with famed tattoo artist Maxime Plescia-Büchi, founder of Sang Bleu. This marks the second venture between the two, but this version not only offers Buchi’s design on the dial , but also features the creative concept in angular glory…

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Zenith Unveils Defy Inventor With Monolithic Silicon Regulator And Made Of Aeronith

Zenith Defy Inventor

  Here at Baselworld 2019, Zenith turns things a bit upside down in the watch world  with the unveiling of its new Zenith Inventor watch. The watch houses the brand’s  patented “Zenith Oscillator” control system oscillator that replaces the traditional sprung balance and eliminates approximately 30 components to offer  single monolithic oscillating device made of…

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